Canoeing, Kayaking, Tubing & Rafting – within minutes from thousands of acres of public forest boasting some of the Michigan’s best adventurous rivers. Canoe/kayak permits are issued every day on the Pine and Manistee Rivers, for both the novice and experienced. The Muskegon River is a wide, shallow river with a sandy bottom that flows through mostly state land with numerous sand bars to stop on. The Pine River is a paddler’s paradise, it’s the more difficult of the two rivers.
Please see our "LINKS" page for local rental liveries.
Adventure Island – a must see, must do local family fun park with two waterslides, batting cages, bumper boats, mini-golf, go karts, arcade and ice cream shop. Minutes from public parks, Lake Cadillac & Lake Mitchell. (height restrictions may apply) Open Memorial Day – Labor Day 10am – 10pm. 231-775-5665
Boating & Fishing – by lake or river, the Cadillac area offers boating experiences for relaxing, tubing, water skiing and fishing. Cadillac offers over 3700 acres of boating playground on Lakes Cadillac and Mitchell. Public boat launches and a city dock offer easy accessibility for boaters and shore fishing. Fishing tournaments and recreational fishing is regularly enjoyed on both Lakes Cadillac & Mitchell.
Golfing – offering 10 local golf courses with amazing tee experiences that offer a variety of affordable fairways, greens and practice facilities. Area courses host a multitude of corporate to family golf outings.
Biking – for bikes of all styles -scenic motorcycle and road bicycle rides, rugged
mountain biking trails and state ORV trails, Cadillac offers over 200 miles of trails and proven rides for 20, 30, 50+ mile trips.
Hiking – surrounded by National and State forest, public parks & rolling hills, the Cadillac area offers a diverse hiking trail experience for young families and experienced hikers.
Relaxing – Lake Cadillac & Mitchell have 4 public beaches (Mitchell State Park, Kenwood Beach, City Park, Hemlock) connected by a multi-use trail system that meanders around the lakes and throughout the community.
Hoxeyville Music Festival! Friday-Sunday, Aug. 18th-20th!
Hoxeyville Classic Car Show! Sunday, Sept.3rd @ Coyote Crossing Resort
Wine Tours – These are self-guided, but we can give you info on how to start!
For additional information please either contact us or go see the
Cadillac Area Visitors Bureau
201 N. Mitchell Street, Suite 102
across the street from the Cadillac News
just northeast of the City Park